The median annual salary for a Java Software Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Architect
London / City of London
Rank 221 259 -
Rank change year-on-year +38 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Architect 2 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.039% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £85,000 £110,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% -  
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4870 6777 9756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.65% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 6059 8310
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Java Software Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Architect in the City of London

Java Software Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for Java Software Architect in the City of London

Java Software Architect Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Java Software Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Java Software Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Presales

Java Software Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle